What kind of holidays does Japan have? What kind of annual events do people observe?
This page describes Japan's holidays, annual events, and school activities to give you an idea of the kind of life Japanese school students lead over the course of a year.
|1||New Year's Day|
|7||The Seven Herbs of Spring|
|Second Monday||Coming-of-Age Day|
|Early in the month||The New Year's Parade of Fire Brigades|
|11||Partaking of Decorative Mochi|
|Middle of the month||Paying Your Respects to the Seven Deities of Good Fortune|